Professional Achievements

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating
  • Member of the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
  • Listed in Super Lawyers (for expertise in civil defense), since 2014

Education

  • Oklahoma City University, J.D., 1995
  • University of New Mexico, B.A., 1991

 

 

email: ckeller@rsk-law.com

Professional Experience

Ms. Keller concentrates her trial practice on the representation of property and casualty insurers in matters involving extra-contractual liability, coverage, and uninsured motorist law. Ms. Keller regularly advises clients on coverage issues and provides both claims counseling and litigation representation in matters involving commercial, personal, professional, umbrella, excess, and surplus lines of insurance. In addition to her first party practice, Ms. Keller often handles the defense of third party litigation in areas involving catastrophic injury, wrongful death, and construction defect. Ms. Keller began her career as a prosecutor in the Bernalillo County District Attorney's Office where she gained invaluable trial experience.

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • State Bar of New Mexico, 1995
  • United States District Court, District of New Mexico, 2000
  • United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit, 2000
  • Defense Research Institute (DRI)
    - State Representative for New Mexico (2018)
    - Member of the Insurance Law Committee
    - Regional Editor and co-author of multiple DRI State Law Compendium chapters in the insurance bad faith arena
  • Federal Bar Association
  • New Mexico Defense Lawyers Association (NMDLA)
    - Board of Directors and immediate past president (2017)
    - Defense News - Board of Editors (12 years) and co-editor-in-chief (6 years)
 
     
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